Saturday 12 November 2011

13pt - NYT Standard Infographics

13pt are an outstanding design studio specialising in infographics, maps and other graphic material, often for the New York Times.

There are numerous examples on their site but here is an outstanding example;

The New York Times

September 29, 2009
Winner of a silver medal in mapping from the Society for News Design and a bronze medal from the international Malofiej competition

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”This is really impressive: It’s a complex subject, to describe how water moves. It’s amazing how they handle the big challenge. The graphic stays with you even at its most difficult parts. There are so few highly involved graphics like this that let us walk away feeling like we’re an expert in the subject. Now we understand flow dynamics.”
— The Best of Newspaper Design, 31st Edition